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Relinking in PrPro after aaf import (Avid sequence)

Apr 12, 2012 8:37 AM

Tags: #avid #aaf

(Avid MC 6.0.1 + PrPro CS 5  /  Win7)

 

Hi

 

Is it possible to relink to Avid's MXF files?

 

I  followed the video2brain tutorial "Premiere for Avid Editors":

 

1. (in Avid) export Avid sequence an an *.aaf file

2. (in PrPro) import the aaf

3. PrPro creates a new folder with the sequence and the clips in it.

4. (in PrPro) relink clips to Avid's MXF files - and this is not working!

 

I get the error message "The file has an unsupported compression type."

(the guy in the tutorial claims that this is no problem at all - he just do not have the Avid media files on this machine ...)

 

So, how do you do it?

 

thanks

 

here is the roundtripping video tutorial

http://www.video2brain.com/en/videos-1927.htm

 
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  • Currently Being Moderated
    Apr 16, 2012 10:03 AM   in reply to Bogoljubow

    If you want to spend about 200 dollars, there is third party MXF importer available.

     

    http://www.calibratedsoftware.com

     

    Works quite well, I've done lots of AVID project onlining with Premiere/AE.

    You have to install Avid codec pack too.

     
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